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MEDIA RELEASE: Members at Cape Breton University vote unanimously in favour of strike

Members of NSGEU Local 18, who are teachers and maintenance workers working in skilled trades at Cape Breton University, have voted strongly in favour of strike action to back their demands for a fair collective agreement, as their bargaining committees head into conciliation in early February. “One hundred per cent of the ballots cast by […]

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Press Release: Frustrated Employees at Sherbrooke Village Vote to Strike

Employees at Sherbrooke Village, members of NSGEU Local 50, have voted 85% in favour of strike action in support of their Bargaining Committee. The employer has been dragging out negotiations, due to a pension issue, for over three years. “The membership is extremely frustrated and disappointed,” says Joan Jessome, President of the Nova Scotia Government […]

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Local 97 – Vote In Favour of Strike Action to Support Safe Patient Care

Halifax – Registered Nurses at the Capital District Health Authority (CDHA) have sent a very clear message to their employer today, voting 90 per cent in support of strike action to support the key outstanding issue at the bargaining table: safe patient care. “Our members are asking their employer to seriously consider their proposals to […]

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NSGEU Press release: NSGEU Local 39, Home Support Workers in Inverness County, Vote to Strike

February 13, 2014 NSGEU Local 39, Home Support Workers in Inverness County, Vote to Strike Cape Breton – Members of NSGEU Local 39, home support staff in Inverness County, have voted 98% in favour of a strike to back up their bargaining demands as they prepare for conciliation. The vote was counted last evening, February […]

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Press Release: NSGEU Home Support Workers Employed by VON Vote to Reject Employer’s Offer

 February 12, 2014 NSGEU Home Support Workers Employed by VON Vote to Reject Employer’s Offer Province-wide – Members of four NSGEU Locals, home support staff who work for the VON in Kings/Annapolis Counties (Local 31), Tri-County -Shelburne County (Local 40), Colchester & East Hants Counties (Local 35), and Pictou County (Local 85) have voted overwhelmingly […]

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Press Release: NSGEU Local 84, Home Support Workers at Cape Breton Homemakers, Vote to Strike

 February 12, 2014 NSGEU Local 84, Home Support Workers at Cape Breton Homemakers, Vote to Strike Sydney – Members of NSGEU Local 84, home support staff in the Sydney area, have voted 94 % in favour of a strike to back up their bargaining demands as they prepare for conciliation. Local 84 is one of […]

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Press Release: NSGEU Local 36, Antigonish & Area Home Support Staff, Vote to Strike

February 11, 2014 NSGEU Local 36, Antigonish & Area Home Support Staff, Vote to Strike Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 36, home support staff in the Antigonish area, have voted 100 per cent in favour of a strike to back up their bargaining demands as they prepare for conciliation. Local 36 is one of […]

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Local 31 – Info Session/Strike Vote Rescheduled

The Information/Strike Vote session scheduled for tomorrow (Wednesday, February 5th) has been cancelled due to inclement weather. For those who have NOT voted yet, this session has been rescheduled to Thursday, February 6th from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. The vote will now be held at the Municipal Office, Vineyards Room, 87 Cornwallis Street, Kentville. Members should go to rear […]

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